It’s with sadness today that we report Peter Fonda has passed away at the age of 79. TMZ confirmed the iconic actor died in his Los Angeles home on August 16 from respiratory failure due to lung cancer. His family, including sister Jane Fonda and father Henry Fonda, released a statement.
“In one of the saddest moments of our lives, we are not able to find the appropriate words to express the pain in our hearts. While we mourn the loss of this sweet and gracious man, we also wish for all to celebrate his indomitable spirit and love of life.”
Via - Variety - Jane - Fonda - Statement
Via Variety, Jane Fonda also released a solo statement: “I am very sad. He was my sweet-hearted baby brother. The talker of the family. I have had beautiful alone time with him these last days....